Colorado Nonprofit Association

Development Manager

Denver’s Early Childhood Council is seeking an experienced Development Manager to join their team!

WHAT WE DO

Denver’s Early Childhood Council works to ensure our community’s youngest children and families have a strong local system that supports children’s healthy development, school readiness, and family well-being and stability.

We work with childcare professionals, health and mental health care providers, local school districts, local leaders, and other partners to enhance the quality and availability of childcare and early education opportunities for Denver children.

One of 35 regional Early Childhood Councils in Colorado, we serve as Denver’s early childhood hub. Denver’s Early Childhood Council connects childcare professionals to training, funding, and other support so that they can focus on what they do best: provide high-quality care and learning environments for our youngest children.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Denver’s Early Childhood Council is seeking a dynamic and results-oriented Development Manager to join our team. The Development Manager will work closely with the CEO to identify, develop, and secure new sources of revenue to support our mission. This role is essential for expanding our financial resources through diverse funding streams, including grant writing, corporate sponsorships, individual donor development, and events. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in fundraising and development within the nonprofit sector, strong communication skills, and a passion for our cause. 

Note: This position will focus on developing new funding sources and will not manage established government grants.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

Grant Writing and Management

Corporate Sponsorships

Individual Donor Development

Communications and Outreach

WHAT YOU WILL BRING TO OUR ORGANIZATION